[racket-dev] cannot disable libffi

From: Jon Rafkind (rafkind at cs.utah.edu)
Date: Thu Jul 28 13:46:59 EDT 2011

Ah it was --disable-foreign.

--disable-libffi is to use the bundled ffi instead of the host one, or

On 07/28/2011 11:42 AM, Jon Rafkind wrote:
> I am trying to compile racket for a different architecture that libffi
> is not ported to so I tried to use --disable-libffi but foreign/libffi
> still gets configured. A) should that be happening and B) is there a way
> around it?
> $ ../configure --disable-libffi --host=x86
> ...
> configure: error: "libffi has not been ported to x86-unknown-none."
> configure: error: ../../../foreign/libffi/configure failed for
> foreign/libffi
> _________________________________________________
>   For list-related administrative tasks:
>   http://lists.racket-lang.org/listinfo/dev

Posted on the dev mailing list.